Ologamasidae Ryke, 1962,

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Ologamasidae Ryke, 1962
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Family Ologamasidae Ryke, 1962 

Cyrtolaelaps Berlese, 1887 

Cyrtolaelaps mucronatus  (G. & R. Canestrini, 1881)

• Original name: Gamasus mucronatus  G. & R. Canestrini, 1881.

• In: Atti del Reale Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti, Series 5, 7: 1081.

• Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Asca affinis Oudemans ( Halbert, 1915)  , Gamasellus  (Proc-

tolaelaps) mucronatus  (G. & R. Canestrini) ( Halbert, 1923).

Irish Records: Sand pit used for macerating bones ( Halbert, 1915), rotting potatoes ( Halbert, 1923); pasture on peat ( Whelan, 1976); small mammal nest (Unpublishd data); in bedding of Meles meles  and Oryctolagus cuniculus  (unpublished data).

Counties: Dublin, Kildare.

Cyrtolaelaps subnudus (Berlese, 1918)  • Original name: Gamasellus (Protolaelaps) subnudus Berlese, 1918  . • In: Redia  , 13: 38. • Combinations/variations used in Irish literature: Gamasellus (Procolaelaps) subnudus Berlese ( Halbert, 

1923).

Irish Records: Decaying turnips ( Halbert, 1923).

Counties: Dublin.

Euryparasitus Oudemans, 1901 

Euryparasitus emarginatus (Koch, 1839) 

• Original name: Gamasus emarginatus Koch, 1839  .

• In: Deutschlands Crustaceen, Myriopoden und Arachniden. 1835–1844. Regensburg, fasc. 24 (17).

Irish Records: On Apodemus sylvatcus  ( Fairley, 1963, 1964a, b, 1965, 1972); on Clethrionomys glareolus ( Fairley, 1970)  ; small mammal nests (unpublished data); in bedding of Meles meles  (unpublished data). Counties: Antrim, Clare, Down, Dublin, Kerry, Louth, Tyrone.

Hydrogamasus Berlese, 1892 

Hydrogamasus giardia (Berlese & Trouessart, 1889) 

• Original name: Seius Giardi Berlese & Trouessart, 1889  .

• In: Bulletin De La Bibliothèque Scientifique De L’Ouest, 2: 4.

Irish Records: Over wide range of intertidal area at seashore ( Halbert, 1915, 1920).

Counties: Dublin, Galway.

Hydrogamasus littoralis  (G. & R. Canestrini, 1881)

• Original name: Gamasus littoralis  G. & R. Canestini, 1881.

• In: Atti del Reale Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti, Series 5, 7: 1078.

Irish Records: Lower intertidal area of seashore ( Halbert, 1920); mussel bed ( Healy & McGrath, 1998).

Counties: Dublin, Galway, Wexford.